Petra Johana Poncarová

Mgr. Petra Johana Poncarová, PhD.

Executive editor of the journal Litteraria Pragensia. Her research focuses on Scottish literature and culture, especially on modern writing in Scottish Gaelic (Derick Thomson, Sorley MacLean, Tormod Caimbeul, Ruaraidh Erskine of Mar), and on British literature of the 20th and 21st century. She is the secretary of the International Association for the Study of Scottish Literatures and co-director of Ionad Eòghainn MhicLachlainn | National Centre for Gaelic Translation. She is part of the teaching and organizing team of the International Summer School of Romanticism. In 2022, she was the manager of the 3rd World Congress of Scottish Literatures. Apart from academic work, she has also been active as a translator and reviewer.

Selected Publications


Essays in Academic Journals (selection)

Chapters in Collective Monographs (selection)

Co-edited Journal Volumes

Translations (selection)

Invited Lectures and Talks



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